Dear Dr. Sumana, Shiju and all others behind Wiki-Sukthi ( *विकिसूक्तिः*),
Wonderful achievement! We should celebrate this!! Many congratulations and
keep it going.
On 10 February 2013 11:55, Karthik Nadar <karthik...@wikimedia.in> wrote:
> This is an awesome news.
> Congratulations to all behind this one, and wish you all a great success.
> On Sun, Feb 10, 2013 at 11:53 AM, Abhiram C <abhivasish...@gmail.com>wrote:
>> Hello Wikipedians,
>> A new way to contribute to Samskrit is here!!!! The Samskrit Wikiquote is
>> officially open for contributions. Thanks to all the people who have
>> striven hard to make it count.
>> The webpage can be found at *sa.wikiquote.org* <http://sa.wikiquote.org>
>> ---------- Forwarded message ----------
>> From: Sumana <sumana.koundi...@gmail.com>
>> It is with immense pleasure, I wish to announce that Samskrit Wikiquote
>> project ( *विकिसूक्तिः*) is out of Incubator and is available as an
>> open source project like Wikipedia now. It was in a dormant stage with very
>> limited editing options and visibility since its inception.
>> We had started our efforts towards this in August 2012, persuading
>> Wikipedia Language Committee. Over 7000 system messages were translated to
>> samskrit, some 800 articles of useful content related to this project were
>> created and uploaded, which were some of the requirements to approve new
>> projects.Thanks to dedicated Wikipedians like Shiju Alex, that today we
>> have the project out of incubator, which means, this project would be
>> readily available for everyone to edit and use now on.
>> The project is a store house of Subhashitas extracted from different
>> scriptures like Veda, Upanishat Puraana, RamayaNa, Mahabharatam etc,
>> categorised based on the topics with explanations. Also, it contains the
>> idioms and phrases, witty puzzles, sayings of great people, Chitrakaavyam
>> etc, everything in Samskrit. It is to be noted that all these, in a single
>> webpage is not available anywhere else in such an easily available form. We
>> have about 1260 pages under various categories, for a ready review at *sa.
>> I request everyone to visit once for guidance, comments or
>> Once again, Congratulations to one and all who have been instrumental in
>> crossing this milestone...
>> Thanks and Warm Regards,
>> Dr Sumana
>> Wikipedia Wing, Samskrita Bharati
>> 98807 93423
>> Thanks & Regards,
>> Abhiram C,
>> Wikipedia <http://en.wikipedia.org> Editor,
>> User: sbblr0803 <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Sbblr0803>
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> Thanks and regards,
> Karthik Nadar,
> Secretary, Wikimedia India Chapter.
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